From: Dean Waters (
Date: Thu Jul 28 1994 - 18:14:17 CDT

original Question:

> I recently setup a Solaris 2.3 machine and downloaded gcc for it. The
> readme file says I need to install the fixincludes. Where can I get these?
> lincnet% more README.1ST
> The Solaris 2.0 gcc-2.3.3 compilation here is almost complete; you can
> install it in /opt/gnu as-is. However, you may still wish to install
> the fixincludes (see the GCC source distribution for more details
> about this). We cannot distributed the fixed header files because
> they are the property of Sun. However, you can install them yourself
> on your own system.

Thanks for all the replies. Most people suggested that I run

  $ /bin/sh /opt/gnu/lib/gcc-lib/sparc-sun-solaris2/2.5.6/just-fixinc

I soon discovered that I had Ver 2.3.3 and should have 2.5.6. I downloaded
this from This even inlcuded instructions for running
the above executable.



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